Print

NFPA 72
National Fire Alarm Code

(An equipment “installation” standard)

Summary for PVAG Advisory Committee

Current Edition: 2007
Past Edition: 2002
Next Edition: 2010

Scope: Application, installation, location, performance, inspection, testing and maintenance requirements for fire alarm systems and emergency warning equipment.

(The need for a fire alarm system and the required system attributes are not specified by NFPA 72. These are from higher level codes such as NFPA 101, Life Safety Code, or from “local” statutes.)

Content Overview:

Occupant Notification Overview: